Downtown Yakima Winter Wonderland Events

The calendar is full of family fun holiday festivities this December in Downtown Yakima. On Friday, December 5th Yakima’s Community Christmas tree will serve as the centerpiece during a free Light Up the Plaza celebration at Millennium Plaza. The event will start at 5:00 pm with free tours of Downtown Yakima aboard horse drawn carriages, … Continued

Yakima City Council Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held its most recent regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014. Action taken by the Council on December 2nd included: –    Seeking committee review of long-term funding options for Yakima trolleys –    Conducting second public hearing on the preliminary 2015 City of Yakima budget –   Approval of bargaining agreement … Continued

New Dog Park at Randall Park Ready to Welcome Visitors

After several months of construction and thanks to countless hours invested by volunteers, the first dog park built by the City of Yakima is opening its gates. As of Wednesday, December 3rd, the dog park, located on a 1.6 acre section of Randall Park south of Wide Hollow Creek near 48th Avenue, will be open, … Continued